Relation between serum estradiol levels and mortality in postmenopausal female hemodialysis patients


TANRISEV M., AŞCI G. , GUNGOR O., KIRCELLI F., OK E. S. , YILMAZ M. , ...More

INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY, vol.45, no.2, pp.503-510, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11255-012-0171-7
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.503-510

Abstract

Recently, low serum estradiol levels have been associated with increased cardiovascular risk and mortality in non-uremic patient populations. We investigated the predictive value of serum estradiol levels for mortality in female hemodialysis patients.